Sam Wainford

Philis “Sam” Wainford

Office: CEIT 2118
Phone: (912) 478-1256
Email: samwainford@georgiasouthern.edu

Sam Wainford received her B.F.A. in Education with a concentration in 3D design from Rhode Island School of Design. She earned her Master of Technology in Information Technology in 2007 from Georgia Southern University. She is currently pursuing her Ed.S/Ed.D. in Educational Leadership. Sam joined the faculty in 2011 coming from a background including 5 years in industrial construction engineering, 15 years in professional web development, and 7 years in I.T. management in higher education. She is CompTIA A+ and CIW certified and has earned four Microsoft network operating system certifications.

Areas of Specialization

Web design and development
Digital media
UX & Interaction Design
IT Management

Research Interests

IT workforce
IT education & curricula
Women in technology
Emerging web technologies
Convergence of art and technology

Last updated: 8/14/2015

Department of Information Technology • P.O. Box 8150 • Statesboro, Georgia 30460 • (912) 478-4848